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Joiner Setup and Features
The biscuit joiner is powered by the Mark V's powerplant
and can be used with either the Model 500 or Model 510.
joiner housing attaches to the quill and the blade arbor attaches
to the main power spindle of the Mark V's powerplant (Figure
23-1). It may be used with either the Mark V Model 500
or Model 510. Follow the setup instructions in the Owners
Manual that came with your biscuit joiner.
the important features (Figure
23-2) and capacities of your biscuit joiner are:
workpiece guide and safety guard help improve operator confidence
centerline on guide permits easy alignment of workpiece.
depth stops and guide rod grooves permit easy use of three
different biscuit sizes (#0, #10 and #20) for a variety
pins in guide penetrate stock to provide more positive control
and reduce kick-backs.
blade will provide years of normal service without sharpening.
Familarize yourself with these importnat features
of the Shopsmith biscuit joiner.
dust chute for easy at-tachment of standard 2-1/2" dust
to Biscuit Sizes and Construction
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